Books > Mystery, Thriller & Suspense > Mystery > International Mystery & Crime  

Monthly median sales (top 30)
$32,447
  The median book price
$10
Bestseller's daily sales
682
50th book's daily sales
39
Average number of pages per book
400
Monopoly/Olygopoly detected
Yes

Performance tracking

Competitiveness
Volume sales
Book price
Volatility
New releases
Self published

Matching KDP categories

fiction > mystery & detective > international mystery & crime
78.45%
comics & graphic novels > crime & mystery
49.61%
comics & graphic novels > manga > crime & mystery
45.29%
fiction > mystery & detective > historical
41.6%

Keyword requirement

mystery, thriller, suspense, international

Best selling keywords  

Median title & subtitle length is 6 words:

  • The Price of Time
  • Knife: A New Harry Hole Novel
  • Redemption: Memory Man Series, Book 5
  • A Better Man: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel
  • Zero Cool: A Novel
  • Indie success
  • 12%
  • Volatility
  • 20%
  • New releases
  • 52%
  • KDP Select
  • 32%

Extract of the best seller list's front page

#47

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>Tim Tigner

 619

#153

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>David Baldacci

 5686

#182

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>Jo Nesbo

 34

#2,357

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>Denise Mina

 41

#2,374

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>Ann Cleeves

 183

#3,377

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>Tim Mason

 46

Front-page bestsellers:

  Book title Author Publisher Absolute rank Monthly sales volume Price Amazon stars Amazon reviews
1   The Price of Time Tim Tigner Self published 47 $132,502 $6.99 619
2   The Target David Baldacci Hachette Audio 153 $329,329 $30.79 5,686
3   Knife: A New Harry Hole Novel Jo Nesbo Random House Audio 182 $332,220 $35.00 34
4   Redemption: Memory Man Series, Book 5 David Baldacci Hachette Audio 234 $241,393 $30.79 1,168
5   Anonymous (Disorder collection) Uzodinma Iweala Self published 301 $13,428 $1.99 19
6   A Better Man: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel Louise Penny Minotaur Books 368 $115,248 $19.60 0
7   Zero Cool: A Novel Michael Crichton Open Road Media Mystery & Thriller 427 $47,071 $8.99 58
8   Smokescreen (Eve Duncan Book 26) Iris Johansen Grand Central Publishing 499 $68,414 $14.99 0
9   Redemption (Memory Man series Book 5) David Baldacci Grand Central Publishing 520 $65,896 $14.99 1,169
10   A Minute to Midnight (An Atlee Pine Thriller Book 2) David Baldacci Grand Central Publishing 729 $44,070 $14.99 0
11   Case Histories: A Novel Kate Atkinson Hachette Audio 735 $56,434 $19.38 722
12   Deceive Me: A gripping and twisty thriller that will keep you in suspense! Karen Cole Quercus Publishing 762 $2,661 $0.99 11
13   A Man With One of Those Faces (The Dublin Trilogy Book 1) Caimh McDonnell McFori Ink 888 $12,574 $4.99 664
14   Case Histories: A Novel (Jackson Brodie Book 1) Kate Atkinson Little, Brown and Company 889 $25,174 $9.99 725
15   Still Waters (Sandhamn Murders Book 1) Viveca Sten Self published 1,053 $4,624 $1.99 2,128
16   A Better Man: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel Louise Penny Minotaur Books 1,056 $34,836 $14.99 0
17   Death at La Fenice (Commissario Brunetti Book 1) Donna Leon Grove Press 1,178 $14,178 $6.41 850
18   The President Is Missing: A Novel James Patterson Grand Central Publishing; Reprint edition 1,296 $16,842 $8.02 6,504
19   Long Road to Mercy (An Atlee Pine Thriller Book 1) David Baldacci Grand Central Publishing 1,330 $24,843 $11.99 2,137
20   Goodbye Paris Mike Bond Big City Press 1,451 $1,940 $0.99 33